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Australia Bushfires

Australia, January 1, 2020

Disaster Recovery Allowance

Disaster Recovery Allowance is a short term payment (maximum of 13 weeks) and payable from the date you lose income as a direct result of the bushfires.

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Damaged Bank Notes

If you have banknotes that have been damaged in the bushfires, you can submit a damaged banknote claim. The Reserve Bank will determine the value of the damaged banknotes and reimburse you the assessed amount.

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Disaster Recovery Payment

The Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment is a one-off payment to help those facing significant financially hardship. If you’re eligible you will receive $1,000 per adult and $400 for each child younger than 16.

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Australian Taxation Office

If you live in one of the identified impacted postcodes, ATO will automatically defer any lodgments or payments you have due until 28 May 2020.

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